Policy toolkit
Policy toolkit: All the policy templates and supporting documents are now online.
NADA eLearning: Engage families and significant others, support clients with complex needs and be guided on gender and sexuality indicators.
Advocate
What works: Exploring factors that work for AOD services and consumers.
The Network of Alcohol and other Drugs Agencies (NADA) is the peak organisation for the non government alcohol and other drugs sector in NSW. We represent close to 100 organisational members that provide a broad range of alcohol and other drugs services including health promotion and harm reduction, early intervention, treatment and continuing care programs. Together, we work to reduce the harms related to alcohol and other drugs use across the NSW community. Learn more.

News

NSW Health and NGO Alcohol and Other Drug Partnership Communique #5

The linked communique #5 provides an update to work being undertaken by the Ministry of Health Alcohol and Other Drug
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NADA Conference 2020: Announcing keynote speakers

Join us at NADA Conference 2020: Enhancing connections, to be held on 4–5 June in Sydney. This conference will attract
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NADA Conference 2020: Abstracts are now open

NADA invites abstract submissions for oral papers, workshops, panel presentations and poster presentations for the NADA Conference 2020: Enhancing connections,
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Aurora grants

Aurora provides grants to organisations seeking funding for projects specifically targeting and supporting gender and sexually diverse people. Funding grants
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Events

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NADA Conference 2020: Enhancing connections

Join us at NADA Conference 2020: Enhancing connections, to be…

Resources

NADA in partnership with Family Drug Support and the Ministry of Health NSW Government, developed training and resources for the AOD sector and other primary ...
Developed by NADA, this toolkit supports the formal quality improvement program of non government AOD organisations. Download the files to easily create or review operational ...
Although members of LGBTI and HIV positive communities use AOD for many of the same reasons as the population at large, there is evidence to ...
AODTS NMDS elearning course—an interactive guide to the data set The aim of the Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment Service National Minimum Data Set (AODTS ...
Engaging with families and significant others Presenters: Dr Suzie Hudson and Tony Trimingham (Family Drug Support) Learn about engaging with families and significant others of ...
Did you know that at their core, the principles of consumer participation relate to human rights, health outcomes, relationships, service delivery, as well as accreditation ...
NADA is excited to launch a series of worker wellbeing resources (available to download below). Designed for the non government AOD sector, the resources encourage ...
From 1 July 2018, non government organisations (NGOs) contracted by NSW Health to provide alcohol and other drug treatment services will have five core performance ...
NADA is developing factsheets to help you gain essential knowledge about working with other agencies. This first set will help you navigate child protection and ...
Language is powerful—especially when discussing alcohol and other drugs (AOD) and the people who use them. Download this resource [PDF] Intended for the non government ...

Jobs

Research and data management officer

NADA
NADA
Applications close: 17 Jan 2020
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Consumer engagement coordinator

NADA
NADA
Applications close: 17 Jan 2020
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Casual residential support worker

Guthrie House Cooperative
Guthrie House
Applications close: 31 Dec 2019
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Network updates

NADA practice leadership group

Network update The NADA Practice Leadership Group met in June 2019 to finalise the action plan for 2018–2020. Highlighted at
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Research network

Network update CMHDARN are excited to announce we have awarded the inaugural CMHDARN Innovation and Evaluation Grant 2019–2020 to the
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Youth AOD services network

Network update The NADA Youth AOD Services Network held the forum ‘Improving outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young
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Women’s AOD services network

Network update The last meeting of the Women’s AOD Services Network, held in June 2019, featured a robust discussion of
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